Press Releases

You’ll find all our latest press releases and statements on this page. If you’re a journalist and want to get in touch with TransActual, e-mail our press office at press@transactual.org.uk.

30 January 2024Statement on Wes Streeting’s comments about trans-specific hospital wards
9 December 2023Comment on Lady Haldane’s Section 35 Ruling
7 December 2023Comment on the government’s updated list of approved countries or territories under the GRA
4 December 2023Statement on GANHRI review of the EHRC: a call for an independent appointments commission
4 April 2023Statement on the EHRC’s letter to the Government
15 January 2023TransActual response to statement by Scottish Secretary, Alister Jack, on Scottish Gender Recognition
5 January 2023TransActual response to census data on the size of the UK trans population
30 December 2022Comments and Background on the award of an OBE to Helen Belcher, Chair of TransActual
15 November 2022TransActual launches Transition Access Survey Report 2022
25 October 2022Statement on Rishi Sunak’s cabinet
17 September 2022TransActual response to the updated WPATH Standards of Care
7 September 2022Statement on Liz Truss’s Appointment as Prime Minister
24 May 2022Response to Westminster Hall debate on non-binary recognition
12 May 2022UK slips down ILGA rankings
6 April 2022Statement on the EHRC’s “guidance” on single-sex services
4 April 2022Updated statement on Government U-turn on conversion therapy for trans people
31 March 2022Statement on Government U-turn on conversion therapy for trans people
10 February 2022Statement on the leaked information about EHRC’s approach to trans rights
26 January 2022Statement on comments by EHRC on Scotland’s GRA and the proposed ban on conversion therapy
29 September 2021Trans lives survey: 2021: Enduring the UK’s hostile environment
2 September 2021Open letter to Sajid Javid about phalloplasty and metoidioplasty provision
10 June 2021Response to Maya Forstater judgement
23 May 2021Statement in support of Dr Michael Brady
4 May 2021Response to government announcement on reduced GRC fee
24 February 2021Maternity and Other Ministerial Allowances Bill

Releases on behalf of other organisations

Our press office sometimes distribute releases for other allied organisations. You’ll find those releases here:

On behalf of FGEN:

Major new academic network formed to combat transphobia in the UK

The Gender Inclusion Network stands in solidarity with Sussex students